New Alumna Highlight Video
In this new highlight video, Alicia Gillean discusses her 2013 Arctic Ground Squirrel Studies expedition at Toolik Field Station, Alaska, and how it impacted her personally and professionally.
New Alumna and Researcher Highlight Video
In this new highlight video, PolarTREC alumna Susy Ellison talks about her two expeditions and how they affected her personally and professionally. Researcher Jeff Rasic joins in to talk about what it was like to have a teacher in the field for the Early Human Settlement in Arctic Alaska 2011 expedition.
New Researcher Highlight Video
PolarTREC researcher Elizabeth Webb hosted several teachers over the years as part of the research project Carbon Balance in Warming and Drying Tundra. In this new alumni highlight video, Elizabeth discusses the benefits of the working with teachers and the impact this has had on her as a researcher.
PolarConnect Events in May!
Join the best real-time events from the polar regions!
There are two events scheduled for May with teachers and researchers in the field. These events are free and easy to join!
More information about the topics, teams, dates, and times can be found under PolarConnect or Read More.
First PolarTREC teacher of the year in Greenland!
Get ready, get set, go!
Kelly McCarthy is in Greenland working with the NASA Operation IceBridge team. You can read her journals, view photos, post comments or questions, and join in live communications from the field!
Alumni Publishes Article
Seven years after his expedition to Finland, PolarTREC teacher Michael Wing is now published! Michael Wing is first author on a journal article in California Archeology. After he came back from his expedition in Finland, he "became very interested in a possibly prehistoric line of stones at the Point Reyes National Seashore." Congratulations to Michael Wing and the other authors!
Michael R. Wing, Kate Iida & Emily Wearing (2015) Stone-by-Stone Metrics Shed New Light on a Unique Stone Alignment at the Point Reyes National Seashore, Marin County, Alta California, California Archaeology, 7:2, 245-264
Witness the Arctic Article Published
PolarTREC program staff and evaluators co-wrote a short article on the new cohort as well as reference to the most recent evaluation data on the program's successes.
Membership to ARCUS
NEW! ARCUS has new membership categories including individual membership! ARCUS members participate in a leading community promoting discovery and understanding of the Arctic. Our members are the core of our network, and their support enables us to continue providing quality programs and outreach. Come join us today and make a difference!